Publication details [#58516]

Edwards, Viv and Jacob Marriote Ngwaru. 2014. Language capital and development: the case of African language publishing for children in South Africa. International Journal of the Sociology of Language 225 : 29–50.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
De Gruyter


Despite the 1996 South African Constitutional provisions, a lack of well-equipped bilingual education implementation leaves teachers unready to employ more advanced pedagogies and publishers wary of producing suitable African language materials for children.